China Trade- Highlight
17 April 2019
Prime Design Consultancy Ltd, established in Hong Kong in 2014, set up Yipin, an architectural design consultancy, in Guangzhou in 2018 in a bid to enter the mainland’s interior / exterior design and project management market. Prime Design Director Terence Chan, and Project Director Abdul Salam Yeung spoke to HKTDC Research about their experience in the GBA, as well as their views on development trends in the mainland architectural design market.
With Hainan Island being established as a free trade zone (FTZ), the provincial government is putting a lot of effort into developing the island’s tourism industry, including medical tourism. In November 2018, HKTDC Research visited the Hainan Boao Lecheng International Medical Tourism Pilot Zone to find out how it is trying to turn Hainan into one of the world’s medical tourism hubs by capitalising on policy advantages.
With the territory now having more than 8,500 separate homestay facilities, these individual accommodation options are widely credited with having played a major role in sustaining the growth of Taiwan's premier 'smokeless' industry.